Maynooth University Research Week - 19-23 October 2020

We are pleased to annouce that next week is Research Week 2020, beginning Monday, 19th October and running through Friday, 23rd October. This year all events will be held on virtual platforms but will still feature an exciting programme that showcases our research from undergraduate level right through to our senior faculty.

Wednesday, 14 October 2020

PhD candidate and lecturer, Gerard Maguire has been awarded a visiting research fellowship at Cardiff University with the School of Law and Politics and the Centre for Law and Society

Due to restrictions with Covid-19 this visiting fellowship will be virtual. Gerard will be working with Professor Anna Grear and furthering his research into the relationship held between indigenous peoples, the environment and the law. He will be researching further into the issues of Solastalgia and Topophilia and how differing streams of international law, specifically the rights of minorities and indigenous peoples, international human rights law and international environmental law can be utilised to offer protections for vulnerable groups in the Anthropocene Epoch.

Wednesday, 14 October 2020

Access to Medicines Ireland calls on Ireland to join WHO initiative for global equitable access to Covid19 healthcare)

Access to Medicines Ireland (AMI) calls on the Irish government to take action to support the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) ‘Solidarity Call to Action’ and endorse the Covid-19 Technology Access Pool (C-TAP).

Monday, 12 October 2020

Ali Nazarpour

​Export Sales Forecasting Using Genetic Programming

This study offers a novel framework for modelling and forecasting sales under unstable economic conditions.

Thursday, 08 October 2020

Scholars at Risk welcomes European Court of Justice ruling in Commission v Hungary (‘lex CEU’)

Scholars at Risk welcomes the decision of the European Court of Justice (ECJ) which ruled that requirements imposed by Hungary to enable foreign higher education institutions to carry out activities in the country are incompatible with EU law

Thursday, 08 October 2020

Weekly Seminar Series

Weekly seminar series covering aspects of ocean energy, with presentations from COER members and external speakers.

Tuesday, 06 October 2020

MaynoothWorks Newsletter Q3 2020

MaynoothWorks Newsletter Q3 2020

Monday, 05 October 2020

Najaah Bodunrin (LLB) completes research assistant placement at Department of Law

Najaah Bodunrin, LLB student, completed a research assistant placement in the Department of Law over the summer. During this placement, Najaah assisted Dr Aisling McMahon with research related to patents on emerging medical technologies, including in the Covid-19 context. Alongside this, she provided research assistance on case law related to assisted dying. She also worked with Dr Amina Adanan researching new technologies as evidence of the commission of international crimes and helping with module preparation. Finally, she helped Dr Edana Richardson with the development of an online postgraduate module.

Monday, 05 October 2020

Mezzo-Soprano Sharon Carty appointed Maynooth Campus Associate Artist

Maynooth College and Maynooth University’s Music Department and Faculty of Arts, Celtic Studies and Philosophy, in partnership with Music Generation Kildare and Kildare County Council, are delighted to announce the appointment of Sharon Carty (mezzo soprano) as Maynooth Campus Associate Artist for the coming academic year, 2020–2021.

Monday, 05 October 2020

Teanga Ríomhchlárúcháin Úrnua Forbartha in Ollscoil Mhá Nuad

Tá teanga ríomhchlárúcháin oideachasúil darb ainm Setanta tar éis bheith forbartha ag mac léinn fochéime sa Ríomheolaíocht dá thionscadal deiridh.

Thursday, 01 October 2020